International News

HSBC tax scandal 'public' in 2010

BBC - Wed, 2015-02-11 22:53
The UK government should have known HSBC was helping wealthy clients evade tax as far back as 2010, the whistleblower at the centre of the story says.

VIDEO: Can 'smart' CCTV predict violence?

BBC - Wed, 2015-02-11 22:51
Hywel Griffith reports on a new generation of smart cameras which can can sense and even predict outbreaks of violence.

England not intimidated - Morgan

BBC - Wed, 2015-02-11 22:49
England captain Eoin Morgan says his team will not be intimidated by tournament favourites Australia in the World Cup opener.

CBS newsman Bob Simon dies in crash

BBC - Wed, 2015-02-11 22:48
The award-winning American war reporter Bob Simon has died in a car crash in New York, his network says.

House of Cards leaked on US Netflix

BBC - Wed, 2015-02-11 22:47
For 30 minutes on Wednesday afternoon America got a glimpse of life under the iron fist of Francis Underwood.

Russia conditions unacceptable - Ukraine

BBC - Wed, 2015-02-11 22:46
Russia is imposing "unacceptable" conditions, says Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko during a break from marathon peace talks in Minsk.

Greece and the Eurogroup need a marriage counsellor

BBC - Wed, 2015-02-11 22:39
What last night's talks between Greece and the Eurogroup showed was a collapse in trust between them: so is there a way to save this marriage and keep Greece in the euro?

Indonesia jail man due to fly home

BBC - Wed, 2015-02-11 22:13
A 25-year-old man from Caerphilly county is expected to fly home after being freed from a notorious Indonesian jail.

Benefits Street up for industry gong

BBC - Wed, 2015-02-11 21:55
Controversial Channel 4 documentary series Benefits Street is shortlisted for an award by the Broadcasting Press Guild.

Police need to make saving of £10m

BBC - Wed, 2015-02-11 21:41
Police and Crime Commissioner says Dyfed Powys Police is expecting cuts of up to £10m from the UK government in the next five years.

Smoking ban in cars set for autumn

BBC - Wed, 2015-02-11 21:34
A ban on smoking in cars carrying children will be introduced in Wales this autumn, ministers are expected to announce.

Fifty Shades 999 call spike expected

BBC - Wed, 2015-02-11 21:29
London firefighters are anticipating an increase in call-outs with the release of Fifty Shades of Grey at the cinema.

Labour pledges infant class size cap

BBC - Wed, 2015-02-11 21:22
Class sizes for five, six and seven year-olds in England will be no larger than 30 under Labour, Ed Miliband is to say.

VIDEO: England's one-day woes explained

BBC - Wed, 2015-02-11 21:09
Analyst Simon Hughes explains why England's performance in the final overs of one-day internationals holds them back.

Power NI reduces prices by 9.2%

BBC - Wed, 2015-02-11 21:04
Power NI is to drop electricity prices for homes and small businesses by 9.2%.

Muslim pupils 'double since 2001'

BBC - Wed, 2015-02-11 20:58
The number of Muslim children attending schools in England and Wales has almost doubled since 2001, a report suggests.

India PM 'appalled' by Modi temple

BBC - Wed, 2015-02-11 20:57
Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi says he is "appalled" by news that a temple dedicated to him is set to open in his home state of Gujarat.

Sydney terror pair threats revealed

BBC - Wed, 2015-02-11 20:51
The two men charged with planning a terror act in Sydney made a video threatening to stab kidneys and strike at necks, PM Tony Abbott tells parliament.

Art and science collide to reopen Whitworth gallery

BBC - Wed, 2015-02-11 20:49
Making new art from old in a Nobel Prize winner's lab

VIDEO: Baking back to health

BBC - Wed, 2015-02-11 20:42
The bakery helping people knead away depression